Northwest News Network, a consortium of news organizations managed by OPB, is featuring series of stories on Josephine County, produced by SOJC students. During fall term a team of students from a group of students from the OR Media class made several trips to Josephine County to understand and document how the public safety crisis in timber-dependent southern Oregon counties was affecting residents. These stories were published as a collection at www.rogueterritory.org.
Beyond feature stories and videos, the website includes profiles of county officials, photo stories, audio interviews, and a timeline of the history of Josephine County. Visit www.rogueterritory.org to learn more about the struggles this county and others like it are facing.